Find Talent


The first step to developing a strong, skilled and educated workforce is finding the right talent for the job. Hiring events are held at Michigan Works! Service Centers. Interview space, copy machines, fax machine, telephone and computer access are available free of charge.

West Michigan Works! also offers seminars on topics of interest to employers and certification trainings.

Job Fairs

Join employers from across West Michigan at quarterly West Michigan Works! job fairs. Collect resumes and schedule interviews in a traditional job fair setting.

Ottawa Job Fair

Second Tuesday of the month*
10am – 2pm

*November’s event will take place on Wednesday, November 14 as a part of our Veterans Week activities.

West Michigan Works! in Ottawa County
121 Clover St, Holland, MI

Community Job Fair

Second Wednesday of the month
9am – 12pm

Kentwood Community Church – Wyoming Campus, 2950 Clyde Park SW
Wyoming, MI

Veteran Networking Job Club

Third Thursday of the month
10 – 11:30am

West Michigan Works! – Westside Service Center, 215 Straight Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI

Employer of the Day

This private job fair is ideal for on-the-spot interviews. We promote and host the event.

Meet the Employer

A Meet the Employer event is an opportunity for you to tell job seekers about your organization- its products/services, culture and hiring needs. Job seekers are encouraged to ask questions and talk with you afterwards if they are interested in employment.